A Fresh Approach to ERP Project Management. As we enter into a new decade, the speed of change in business is running at the fastest pace we have ever seen — a perfect time to re-think your approach. We recommend a more adaptable methodology for your project management team.
Smart Factory Expo: From Traditional to Digital. We had an invaluable experience this year at the Smart Factory Expo in Liverpool. We wanted to share some predictions for which trends will take manufacturing by storm, now and in the future.
The Dark Side of Enterprise Resource Planning. An ERP project, whether you are looking for a brand new system or optimising your old system, does not need to be daunting. Common misconceptions, debunked.
Strategic Partnership Yields Significant Operational Improvements. The Copley Consulting Group and Gradient Consulting announce the successful joint implementation of an ERP customer expansion in Europe.
Our roadmap provides the steps to ERP selection success. Are you confused about where to begin? See the steps we take in supporting our clients choose the best system for them, whilst keeping the complexities of business at the heart of the agenda.
On-Premise Vs. Cloud ERP. Every business is different in its own right, and so there is no definitive answer to the choice of either cloud or on-premise ERP. We have weighed up both options to help you make an informed decision.
Our roadmap provides the steps to increase your chances of implementation success. You have probably heard the worrying figures that around half of ERP projects fail. Our roadmap offers failure prevention by keeping people and processes at the heart of the implementation agenda.
What is Gap Analysis? A gap analysis is a strategic planning tool. Use this process to help you identify your current business situation, make plans about where you want your business to go and decide how to get there.
Our infographic shows the top five reasons you should hire external help for your ERP project. From impartial advice to unbiased expertise, take a look at what we chose as the essential things to look for in a consultant.
SyteLine User Group 2019 Spring Conference. With the event just a few weeks away we thought it would be good to give you an idea of what to expect on the day. Also, visiting the Gradient stand and attending our breakout session.
We look forward to meeting you soon!
Enabling Business Transformation Through Business Information Systems. Let us tell you how you should use business information systems as a catalyst in transforming your business operations — not forgetting the importance of training and development.
Understand the concept of ERP and what it can do for you. Global research and advisory company Gartner defines Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) as ‘the ability to deliver an integrated suite of business applications’, but you ask, what does this mean?
Gradient’s New Office Space to Support Growth. October was one of the busiest months in business for Gradient, and one of the most exciting too. With many business announcements, partnerships and new employees,
ERP Systems - The Art of the Possible. New integrated ERP systems are developing rapidly and include functionality that would, only a few years ago, have seemed like science fiction. Here we have an opportunity where a business can flourish.
Is it time to implement an ERP system? When you first start up a business, the Microsoft package or cloud-based accounting software is more than likely good enough to carry out general day to day business reporting and database management.
10 Signs Your Company Needs to Review Systems. So you have centralised systems, but the company has evolved and grown over time. Often people don’t notice just how out of line the people, systems and desired deliverables have become.
ERP Systems - When DIY is NOT the answer. They say finding a good plumber is tough as all the good ones are always busy. Well, I’d say it’s pretty much the same finding a business consultant – there are plenty to choose from.
How can an ERP system improve your business? An Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system is an instrumental piece of software. All companies should have or plan to integrate an ERP into their business processes.
Your New ERP System - Taking It Live. Whilst you are still very new to the whole process of implementing your new ERP system, someone will start to discuss the implementation process and how you plan to take the system live.
ERP Project Management for Maximum Results. In ERP project management, you forget people at your peril; they are the key success factor in any business project. Project Management is usually described with the words resource, timescales, budget;
ERP Systems and Sustainability. As the world edges out of recession there is a strong drive to create an economy based on sustainability. This goes far beyond the green aspects usually associated with this term.
How to Ensure You Get the Best System For Your Needs. An ERP system selection can sometimes be more problematic than a system implementation. Too many companies rush to enter into dialogue with vendors before they have properly determined what they want.
Living With Your New ERP System. Well that’s it then, you’ve gone live, temporary staff and vendor representatives have left the building and the old system has been switched off. The stakeholders have seen all their objectives delivered.